Excellent price that we find today on Aliexpress.com for the Box with Android 9.0 called S96 MAX for only $27.70. A mediaplayer that draws attention to include 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage, not usual for this price. It is also surprising to include Dual Band WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 also uncommon in this range of cheap boxes. In short, an interesting option for price if we are not very demanding.
The overall performance of the S96 MAX box can be seen in the review of a similar TV-Box, we do not believe that you have many differences in this regard. This Android TV-Box that can work as a basic player with KODI or IPTV and also its hardware can run simple games without too much demand of given resources. You have to remember that this cheap Box does not have secured support and does not have DRM certificates with which we can only see Netflix as a basic image. If you are interested in watching payment Streaming in HD quality and 4K you can see our list of TV-Box with compatible DRM certificates.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Box Low Cost S96 MAX integrates as engine the Rockchip RK3318 SoC, which has four processors ARM Cortex-A53 capable of reaching 1.5Ghz and a GPU Mali-450mp5 that includes native decoding of H.265 and VP9 video up to resolutions 4K @ 60fps HDR. It has 4GB of DDR3 RAM and 32GB of eMMc storage memory that can be extended by adding a memory card in the included microSD card reader.
At the level of wireless connections this TV-Box includes only Dual Band WiFi with internal antenna and bluetooth 4.0. On the perimeter of the box we have a USB 3.0 port, another USB 2.0, 10/100 network connector, analog AV jack and an HDMI 2.0a port that allows up to 4K @ 60fps video resolutions. It includes the classic IR remote control and an HDMI cable between the accessories as usual.
Price and availability in stores
- The TV-Box S96 MAX can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from $ 27.70 free shipping.